Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.
There are fictional nations inserted into movies, TV, comics, and other pop culture media that are vaguely reminiscent of real places, but the name is fictional to avoid offense. ... READ ON
Let's meet some pioneering women in medicine who were the first to receive medical degrees in their countries. ... READ ON
There are around 372 species of parrot, and they vary greatly. Let’s take a look at some that you might not normally think of as parrots, and some that are just plain spectacular.... READ ON
Anandabai Gopal Joshee was not only the first Indian woman to receive a Western medical degree, but also the first known Hindu woman to travel to America. ... READ ON
The bronze statue of Lucille Ball in her hometown is in the news this week. It's not the only municipal statue with a story behind it.... READ ON